Washington DC– March 14, 2017 – The Green Electronics Council (GEC), managers of the EPEAT ecolabel, presented 37 organizations with a 2017 EPEAT Purchaser Award in recognition of their leadership in the procurement of sustainable IT products. When combined, the 2017 EPEAT Purchaser Award winners realized cost savings of more than $33.8 million across the […]
EPEAT Clarification #14-4 Revision A: Clarification #30 was revised update the EU WEEE Directive annex number from Annex II to Annex VII in a clarification for 1680.1: criterion 22.214.171.124. This change was made to keep the clarification current.
EPEAT Clarification #30 Revision B: Clarification #30 was revised to include an additional test procedure (RAL-UZ 205) as functionally equivalent with the calculation of emissions by RAL-UZ 122 as specified in 1680.2: criterion 126.96.36.199. This is in addition to RAL-UZ 171 which was previously found to be functionally equivalent to RAL-UZ 122.
EPEAT Clarification #40: Participating EPEAT Manufacturers have requested an acceptable approach for using analytical test data that can be used to demonstrate conformance to 1680.1: Criterion 188.8.131.52. Draft Revision A of this Clarification went out for public comment in 2016. This Clarification reflects updates based on those comments. Due to changes in the Clarification, it […]
The Outcomes Report for Imaging Equipment Verification Round IE-2016-03 is now available. The Round included Level 0 and Level 1 investigations of Imaging Equipment criteria which had not been verified previously. Fifty-three investigations were completed. The Outcomes Report can be found here.
Clarification #38 relating to PCs and Displays criterion 184.108.40.206 now available This Clarification #38 is regarding evidence required to prove recycling for cardboard and other fiber-based materials (i.e. derived from a natural fiber) in PC and Displays criterion 220.127.116.11. The Clarification can be found here. Please note there is a separate Clarification for the same […]